Average Construction Manager Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$76,992
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,000
Bonus
$2,948
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Construction Manager in Atlanta, Georgia is $76,992.
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Salary
$50k - $110k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$45k - $123k

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Job Description for Construction Manager

Construction Manager Tasks
  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Construction Manager. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Construction Manager
Construction Superintendent
Project Manager, Construction
Construction Project Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Construction Manager

Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management, Blueprints and Construction Estimating are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Site Inspection.

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager

An entry-level Construction Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,513 based on 8 salaries. An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,222 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,998 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,610 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,117.
Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 31.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (19.4% more) and New York, New York (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 116 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.9%
Early Career
19.0%
Mid Career
12.9%
Experienced
34.5%
Late Career
26.7%